Crochet is all the rage right now, and you can create a piece all your own to join the trend. The best part is that there is no one specific style for these tops. Whether you like an open back or front detailing, the power is in your hand to create what you love.
Take a look at these 19 crochet halter top patterns and get inspired to spice up your wardrobe.
1. Lemonade Crop Top Crochet Pattern
Beginner, with video tutorial
For a quick and easy intro to making cute and festive crochet crop tops, try this pattern.
The stitches used to create this top are fairly simple, including single, double, and half double crochet. The end result has plenty of pizazz so your work will shine, even if it was fun to do.
2. Teardrop Crochet Halter Top Pattern
This beautiful crochet halter top pattern is a simple series of repeating half double crochet with an added twist. In addition to that beginner-friendly stitch, the pattern also calls for decrease and spacing to nail the teardrop detailing.
Beginners with a little experience behind them will be very comfortable making this, and will find the customizable sizing a major perk of this pattern.
3. Simple Square Halter Top Pattern
You’ve heard of the granny square, but this square crochet halter top pattern takes the look to a whole new level.
It’s well-suited for beginners, calling for mainly double crochets and a treble stitch to turn the corners. Try your hand at this pattern and you’ll be a pro at the granny square and have a cute halter top to prove it.
4. Hepatica Crochet Granny Top
Want to take your granny squares up a notch? This pretty pattern is perfect to do it. A series of granny squares with flowers begins at the base of the project and works up into simple stitches (and decreases) to finish.
5. Halter Neck Crochet Top Pattern
Sometimes all a project needs for a little extra pop is some hardware.
This crochet halter top pattern comes together with single, double, and half double crochets and is topped off with a belt. For all its simplicity, the detailing makes it shine.
6. Cream Fringe Crochet Halter Top
For something a little more fun and flirty, try the cream fringe crochet halter top. There are several easy and familiar elements that come into making this top.
Essentially, it’s a bikini top with an added band and fringe. Making it gives you the chance to learn a few different processes if you’re new, or revisit tried and true processes if you’re not. If you are new, don’t worry. There are plenty of helpful photos to help guide you.
7. Cute and Colorful Crochet Halter Top
Beginner, with video tutorial
This beautiful pattern comes together with a half double crochet in the back loop. It’s an easy technique to a common stitch that adds added flair with a ribbed look in the final project.
Beginners will feel very comfortable in this pattern thanks to the helpful video tutorial, plus images guiding you through the written pattern.
8. Simple Summer Crochet Halter Top
If you know how to make a chain, you have what it takes to kick start this simple summer crochet halter top. After that, it’s a series of repeating half double crochets up until the arms, where you add a decrease.
As you can tell, this pattern is very friendly for beginners, and comes together quickly. Opt for a colorful collection like the author does or make it in your preferred monotone for a fun project any time of year.
9. Peek-a-boo Crochet Halter Top
This free crochet halter top pattern is all about saving money without skimping on the look. It’s a true crop, so it will save you some time on added rows, and the peek-a-boo look adds a sexy spark to it.
Make sure you grab some stitch markers to get it right.
10. Strawberry Crochet Halter Top
Believe it or not, this adorable strawberry halter top is super easy to make, even for beginners. Although any color is welcome, red or pink is highly recommended so as to achieve the true look of the cute fruit.
11. The Harper Halter
The harper halter is a cute, fun, and simple design to achieve the beautiful crochet look. Perfect for spring, summer, or even fall with a cardigan, this easy crochet pattern can be made in a series of chevron stripes or a solid color of your choosing.
12. Bonita Halter Top Crochet
The bonita top is an easy, breezy crochet pattern for beginners that results in an undeniably cute top. Unlike some other halter tops, this one has a criss-cross back for less strain on the neck.
13. Crochet Summer Halter Crop Top
This crochet top can be made in different sizes to make sure you get the right fit. It has a slight bra top look to it, but it is a lot easier to make with straight, consistent rows.
It’s perfect for summer months or layering.
14. Triangle Crochet Halter Top
Advanced beginner, video tutorial
Some people are visual learners, and this crochet halter top is made through a video tutorial. The full video is only 15 minutes long, so if you’re quick with the hook you can have this top ready to wear within half an hour.
15. DIY Crochet Striped Halter Top
Beginner, video tutorial
This adorable crochet halter top is completed with two straps around the waist for an easy and effortless touch. The video tutorial walks you through the process in 20 minutes, so it’s another one that you can work up quickly if you’re familiar with the process.
16. Shell Stitch Crochet Halter Top
This crochet top pattern adds a touch of texture to spice things up. It comes together by making two pieces and sewing them together up the sides of the seams.
It has the look of a halter but fits more like a tank, so you can slip it on as soon as it’s finished and complete your look.
17. Granny Square Halter Top
The granny square is an undeniable favorite of the crochet community, and this halter top pays homage to that.
It really is just one big granny square complete with halter and back straps for the ultimate wearable art.
18. Falling Leaves Crochet Halter Top
This bandeau style crochet halter stop screams “jungle vibes.” It’s relatively easy to do, but it’s best to have a little experience to really ace the varying stitches.
To make the leaves is probably the simplest (and most fun) part of the whole process, and you’ll love topping off the finished top with them.
19. Crochet Fishbone Halter Top
With fishbone detailing and a simple chain stitch as the base, this crochet halter top is a great, easy pattern to make. Try it in a solid color or switch it up with varying tones.
Whatever your preference, this top is sure to stun.
No matter your experience level, just a hook and some yarn can bring you on your way to a brand new crochet halter top. Don’t shy away from any of these patterns, either. If there’s something you love, go for it!
All of these patterns give you step by step instructions to nail the look, whether it takes you 30 minutes or two years. No one has to know.